A to Z of waste and recycling


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Magazines can be recycled via the kerbside collection service weekly, just put them in the green plastic sack.

Magazines can also be donated to your local doctor or dentist’s surgery.


Unused medicines and the empty bottles should be returned to a pharmacy for safe disposal!

Please do not put medicine bottles in bottle banks.


You can take scrap metal to any scrap merchant in Calderdale, however, you will need to take proof of address.

Alternatively you can take it to your local Household Waste Recycling Centres.

Mobile phones and accessoriesMobile phones and accessories

There are a number of commercial companies operating schemes to recycle mobile phones.

Some charities also run collection schemes.

Some supermarkets also have disposal points in-store for unwanted mobile phones, check with your store.

Last Updated: 22/02/2016